Winter/Spring Programme 2016 – Season 68 Part 2
Screening Date: 11th January 2016
Reaction Index Score: 68%
Film Details: Ireland, UK, Greece, France, Netherlands, USA 2015 | Director: Yorgos Lanthimos | Certificate: 15
In a dystopian near future, single people, according to the laws of The City, are taken to The Hotel, where they are obliged to find a romantic partner in forty-five days or are transformed into beasts and sent off into The Woods.
Screening Date: 25th January 2016
Reaction Index Score: 57%
Film Details: Italy, Switzerland, Germany 2014 | Director: Alice Rohrwacher | Certificate: 15
A family of beekeepers living in the Tuscan countryside finds their household disrupted by the simultaneous arrival of a silently troubled teenage boy and a reality TV show intent on showcasing the family.
Screening Date: 8th February 2016
Reaction Index Score: 81%
Film Details: Denmark, Uk, South Africa 2014 | Director: Kristian Levring | Certificate: 15
In 1870s America, a peaceful American settler kills his family’s murderer which unleashes the fury of a notorious gang leader. His cowardly fellow townspeople then betray him, forcing him to hunt down the outlaws alone.
Screening Date: 22nd February 2016
Reaction Index Score: 74%
Film Details: UK 2015 | Director: Andrew Haigh | Certificate: 15
In the week leading up to their 45th wedding anniversary, a couple receive an unexpected letter which contains potentially life changing news.
The Clouds of Sils Maria
Screening Date: 7th March 2016
Reaction Index Score: 46%
Film Details: France, Germany, Switzerland 2014 | Director: Olivier Assayas | Certificate: 15
A film star comes face-to-face with an uncomfortable reflection of herself while starring in a revival of the play that launched her career.
Screening Date: 21st March 2016
Reaction Index Score: 91%
Film Details: Estonia, Gerogia 2013 | Director: Zaza Urushadze | Certificate: 15
War in Georgia, Apkhazeti region in 1990. An Estonian man Ivo has stayed behind to harvest his crops of tangerines. In a bloody conflict at his door, a wounded man is left behind, and Ivo is forced to take him in.
A GIRL AT MY DOOR
Screening Date: 4th April 2016
Reaction Index Score: 72%
Film Details: South Korea 2014 | Director: July Jung | Certificate: 18
Screening Date: 18th April 2016
Reaction Index Score: 78%
Film Details: UK, France 2015 | Director: Stephen Frears | Certificate: 15
An Irish sports journalist becomes convinced that Lance Armstrong’s performances during the Tour de France victories are fueled by banned substances. With this conviction, he starts hunting for evidence that will expose Armstrong.
Screening Date: 9th May 2016
Reaction Index Score: 79%
Film Details: Germany, Poland 2014 | Director: Christian Petzold | Certificate: 12A
A disfigured concentration-camp survivor (Nina Hoss), unrecognizable after facial reconstruction surgery, searches ravaged postwar Berlin for the husband (Ronald Zehrfeld) who might have betrayed her to the Nazis.
Screening Date: 23rd May 2016
Reaction Index Score: 52%
Film Details: UK 2015 | Director: Rufus Norris | Certificate: 15
London Road documents an incident from 2006, when the town of Ipswich was shattered by the discovery of the bodies of five women. The residents of London Road had struggled for years with frequent soliciting and kerb-crawling on their street. When Steve Wright, the occupant of no. 79, was arrested, charged and then convicted of the murders, the community grappled with what it meant to be at the epicentre of this tragedy.